Dedicated Cancer Research UK supporters – just like you – organise Relay For Life events in their local areas. Relay event Chairs manage, support and inspire their committee and volunteers to do the very best job they can.
Become a Relay Event Chair and unite your community in the fight against cancer.
What will I be doing?
Recruiting, motivating and coordinating key volunteers to work with you on the Relay Committee in a variety of roles.
Organising and chairing committee meetings, overseeing the progress of other committee members.
Acting as the Relay event spokesperson, being available for media interviews and presentations, and opening/closing ceremonies as appropriate on the day itself.
Communicating regularly with your Cancer Research UK staff partner to discuss progress and any issues that arise.
Why become a Relay Event Chair?
Relay gives you a real opportunity to make a difference to people affected by cancer.
Relay brings you together with your community, allowing you to meet people and make new friends.
It's a great chance for you to develop your leadership and organisational skills.
Organising a Relay For Life provides valuable experience if you're looking to go into event planning.
You will receive support, training and advice from a Cancer Research UK staff representative.
Cancer Research UK is a registered charity in England and Wales (1089464), Scotland (SC041666) and the Isle of Man (1103).
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